Going camping this weekend? Check with local land managers for fire restrictions.
Forecasters warn of excessive heat and extreme fire danger this weekend.
An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect from noon Friday through 5 a.m. Sunday, as of Friday noon.
A Red Flag Warning - a notice than any new fires could spread rapidly - is in effect through Sunday at 11 a.m., as of Friday noon.
A man is facing a kidnapping charge after police say he stole a pickup from Fairview on Friday morning while an 11-year-old boy was still inside the vehicle.
Five juveniles were swimming on the east side of Woahink Lake when a member of their group went underwater and didn't resurface Thursday around 6 p.m., the sheriff's office said. Divers found a body Friday morning.
His father made the wooden board himself and covered it with pictures of his son from childhood -- a graduation gift meant to mark the good times. Now it's a somber reminder of what Kari and Donovan Wallace have lost.
The 38-year-old man found injured and bleeding in a house Tuesday night along with two bodies in a freezer face accusations he murdered his parents, Springfield Police said.
If there's one thing that isn't bothered by the toasty sun and possible record-setting high temperatures on the way, it's the Pacific Northwest's famous hops.
The annual Festival of Balloons took off in Tigard on Friday, June 26. The continues through the weekend with fun for those in the air and on the ground.
This former timber town in the foothills of the Cascades hopes lawmakers will take action before the end of the session to help small town restore the tax breaks and incentives that come with enterprise zones.